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555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2114
+1 888-639-7386
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Admission to Washington DC Newseum
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Find out for yourself why everyone is calling the Newseum the best experience Washington, D.C. has to offer. Each of the seven levels in this magnificent building is packed with interactive exhibits that explore free expression and the five freedoms of the First Amendment: religion, speech, press, assembly and petition. Whether you have just a few hours or want to spend all day, you'll find something for everyone in the family in the Newseum's 15 theaters and 15 galleries.
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555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2114
Downtown / Chinatown
+1 888-639-7386
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Really interesting place, well-done , with interesting exhibits and ongoing events. Look it up in advance so you can see what they have going on.

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here for an exclusive event and I wasn't really sure what to expect. However it was very informative and interesting. Outside the building there's postings on current news from all around the US. It was amazing to see from state to state where...More

Thank blossom573
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My first visit to the Newseum won't be my last. This was amazing. The number of topics covered by this place was impressive and astonishing. My Scouts were not excited by a visit to here beforehand but now they wish they could have had more...More

Thank Kenneth T
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great visit, not enough time to fully experiince everything ... so we'll be back. May not be the best for young children but great for everyone else ... especially news buffs and history lovers. All the films throughout are great.

Thank KLRF1
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just returned from DC with a sister and I have to say this is the 2nd time I have taken advantage of a ticket that allows you to return for a 2nd visit the next day. There is absolutely something for everyone here. Whether or...More

Thank MariaWaltham
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This museum is a wonderful place to spend a day in DC. It gives you a good variety of current events and history through the eyes of the journalists who covered the stories. It costs about $25 for an adult ticket but they do allow...More

Thank Nicole F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The two of us really enjoyed visiting this highly interesting museum. We preorderd tickets online through their website, so access was easy and quick. The exhibition on all Pulitzer Price pictures since 1945 was awesome, we could have spent more than 2 hours in this...More

Thank Kathi W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Newseum is one of the best places to visit in D. C. Even if you're not a media buff or are unsure of what's "fake news", you're certain to learn something new and view different perspectives on current and past events. A few items of...More

Thank MRO_13
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came here for the first time and we'll be back! It was fascinating, entertaining and heartbreaking! So many interesting exhibits on every floor. We started downstairs with a brief film which described each floor. We then saw the FBI exhibit. Next was up to the...More

Thank JerseymamaOcean
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited early on a Sunday morning and although there was a queue it went quite quickly. There is a very good exhibit about terroisim which is worth a look as well as a visit to the top floor where there is an outside balcony...More

Thank Duncan D
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Cindy H
20 December 2016|
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Judiciary Square Metro Station on the Red Line.
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10 December 2016|
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13 November 2016|
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Response from Laura C | Property representative |
Thanks very much for your question. The Inaugural Parade will pass directly in front of the Newseum along Pennsylvania Avenue. On Inauguration Day, the Newseum will host an all-inclusive event from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and... More